Chef for Summer Retreat

Malaga, Spain

Paid Job

Salary: Negotiable

Job Type: Seasonal

Posted: January 12, 2019

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El Convento


Chef Opportunity at El Convento Yoga Retreat 2019

Vegetarian chefs needed for 7 night retreats at El Convento, Andalucia next summer. Remaining available weeks in June to September listed below. Applicants idealy need to be available for 2 retreats minimum.

Accommodation provided. Vegan, gluten free experience preferred. Location is in the heart of the Sierra de Las Nieves National Nature Reserve, 90 minutes from Malaga. Pay €500 to €700 per week depending on experience.

Adult only retreats are run by visiting yoga teachers in June, July and September. 3 Family Yoga Retreats run in August. Children friendly chef essential for family yoga retreats.

8th June - 14th June Visiting yoga teacher. Adults only.
13th July - 20th July Visiting yoga teacher. Adults only.
27th July - 3rd August Family Retreat
10th August - 17th August Family Retreat
24th August - 31st August Family Retreat
21st September - 28th September Visiting yoga teacher. Adults only.


Experience of vegetarian cuisine suitable for yoga retreats needed. Open plan kitchen makes friendly professional person essential. Must have ability to take responsibility for preparing 3 meals per day and keeping kitchen clean and professional. Kitchen assistance provided for clearing, cleaning and washing up.


Accommodation provided single occupancy, either in old monastery building, own room, or a a private large, 5 meter diameter, equipped Bell Tent. Healthy living in pristine nature, all spring water, clean air and mainly organic or locally sourced vegetables and fruit. Own superb organic olive oil.
Access to amazing spring water swimming pool every day. Many walks into the mountains. Trip to spring fed river, cleanest in Andalucia. Charming local village.